St Patrick's Pyramid Hill

Phone: (03) 5455 7220
Fax: (03) 5455 7466
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St Patrick's Pyramid Hill has the responsibility to embed a culture of child safety and ensure that policies and procedures demonstrate zero tolerance of child abuse in the school.
The school's policies and procedures shall provide the foundation for and commitment to child safety by ensuring;
  • all school staff comply with a code of conduct which addresses child safety. St Patrick's Primary school recognise and consider existing professional expectations of conduct when developing child safety codes of conduct
  • recruitment processes are in place to manage and reduce the risk of child abuse. In addition, processes shall be in place to ensure that there are appropriate staff induction programs, staff professional development and staff supervision arrangements to ensure child-safe environments 
  • policies and procedures for reporting and responding to suspected child abuse shall enable individuals to take the appropriate course of action to protect the safety of students 
  • the development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of risk management strategies to ensure child safety in the school environment
  • children feel safe to report abuse and have processes in place to ensure that students are empowered to raise any child safety concerns. St Patrick's will support students to develop appropriate knowledge and skills so that children can identify and communicate when the do not feel safe.  
Our Goals 
  • To create and maintain a child safe school environment 
  • To ensure that strategies, policies, procedures and practices are inclusive of the needs of all children, particularly students who are vulnerable due to age, family circumstances, abilities or Indigenous, cultural or linguistic background.
  • To develop policies and procedures to implement the child safe standards, communicate information about them to the school community; including staff, parents and students and conduct appropriate professional development activities. 


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pdf Child Protection Failure to Disclose ( pdf, 103 KB ) (109 downloads) Popular
pdf Child Safety Reporting Obligations Policy and Procedures ( pdf, 221 KB ) (124 downloads) Popular
pdf Failure to Protect ( pdf, 153 KB ) (136 downloads) Popular
pdf Distribution of Medication Policy ( pdf, 73 KB ) (118 downloads) Popular
pdf OH&S Policy ( pdf, 1.46 MB ) (107 downloads) Popular
pdf Anti Bullying Procedure ( pdf, 145 KB ) (125 downloads) Popular
pdf Anti Bullying Policy ( pdf, 104 KB ) (119 downloads) Popular
pdf Enrolment Policy ( pdf, 152 KB ) (113 downloads) Popular
pdf Asthma Policy ( pdf, 1.23 MB ) (98 downloads)
pdf Individual Anaphylaxis Management Plan ( pdf, 294 KB ) (112 downloads) Popular
pdf Privacy Policy ( pdf, 131 KB ) (106 downloads) Popular
pdf Parent School Relationships Code of Conduct ( pdf, 104 KB ) (107 downloads) Popular
pdf Mandatory Reporting Policy ( pdf, 105 KB ) (114 downloads) Popular
pdf Grooming ( pdf, 157 KB ) (97 downloads)
pdf Child Safety Policy ( pdf, 113 KB ) (103 downloads) Popular
pdf Student Attendance Policy ( pdf, 50 KB ) (152 downloads) Popular
pdf Assessment and Reporting Policy 2019 ( pdf, 185 KB ) (163 downloads) Popular
pdf St Patrick's Staff Code of Conduct staff ( pdf, 93 KB ) (284 downloads) Popular